Mark Heathcote

Gold Star - 12,949 Points (22/03/66 / Manchester)

Perpendicular - Poem by Mark Heathcote

How did that web cut a horizontal line?
From washing pole to tree
What pendulum of imagined thought
Swung it’s self into the face of me.

It’s so miraculous to see…
How vexed even we can be to break
These autumnal webs that prohibit me
From keeping such ill positioned keepsakes.

They’re so Perpendicular!
Demonstratively beautiful to the gardener
Who should envy their knot garden designs?
But god, what irritating, landmine’s.

Comments about Perpendicular by Mark Heathcote

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 20, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

[Hata Bildir]